William Floyd Wrestling Awards Night speech.
Your mind is magical. You can accomplish anything you set your mind to. Coupled with hard work, grit and perseverance it can produce results far beyond anyone’s wildest expectations. Your mind is also logical. Nothing magical ever happens being logical. Scott Green, the head wrestling coach of Wyoming […]
I don’t know what makes one prayer be answered and another not.
In his major league debut, Daniel Poncedeleon throws 7 innings of no-hit ball. Guess what happened next.
Giving everything creates desperation. Desperation creates relentless action to overcoming obstacles.
Death, a divorce, a diagnosis, a random act of violence.
They always happen to other people.
But what do you do if it does happen to you?
I know you want to lie down amongst the rubble in your life, to just blend into the destruction.
They say the greatest mistake is in giving up.
It is your duty to build again.
When you do, the rubble will miraculously transform into a foundation on which you will build again.
Before any of this ever happened, I thought I knew what it was to be grateful.
At first, one wrestles to win championships.
Then, after many years, one realizes it wasn’t the pursuit of championships that wrestling was all about –wrestling is about preparing you for life. I owe a great deal to this sport, that is why I write about it so passionately.
This book is a compilation of all my writing on the sport.
The Gulf Stream will flow through a straw provided the straw is aligned to the Gulf Stream, and not at cross purposes with it.